We provide daily methadone doses, individual and group counseling, MAT specific medical access, education onthe disease of addiction, referrals to NA/AA meetings and other support groups, referrals to supportive agencies.
The main goals for treatment at Progressive Medical Specialists, Inc. are: (1) preventing onset of withdrawal from opiates for 24 hours or more; (2) reducing or eliminating cravings for opiates; (3) blocking the effects of any illicitly-acquired, self-administered opioids (opiate abuse); and (4) increase in functioning of daily life activities.
Our goal is to assist every client in obtaining a functioning, fulfilling life by utilizing medication assisted treatment with evidence-based therapeutic methods. We are committed to working with each client as an individual, rather than "one site fits all." We place no particular time limit on treatment it is based on your individual needs.
"To provide the best possible treatment for our clients as well as creating the best work environment that fosters growth as individuals and as a team attempting to reach a common goal."
We are a private methadone maintenance facility that opened its doors in 1992 at the Pittsburgh location and 1995 in the Washington county location.